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Zarabanda! Deschutes, Spain, and Getting Outside the Box

This past spring, a young home brewer pal of mine messaged me and asked if I’d suggest a recipe for a beer; “the weirder the better”, he said, which piqued my interest immediately. 1,253 more words


What's in Your Air and Fabric Freshener Spray?

The Honest Company recently released a line of Air and Fabric Freshener sprays. The sprays come in the following scents: Lemon-Verbena, Lavender-Vanilla, and Orange-Cypress.

I just received the Lemon-Verbena scent…which is a fresh, uplifting, very tart, lemony scent…a perfect juxtaposition to the cold winter months to come. 67 more words

Natural Home

Pomegranate mint and lemon vebena salad

I rarely have roast beef, Yorkshire pudding with all the trimmings but recently I have been served it twice in a week. Delicious though it is, it totally wipes me out for any other activity than curling up on the sofa and watching some trashy film.   311 more words


Workshop: How to Make Lip Balm

This is our third fall workshop at Anna’s Home and Garden, here in Eldorado. This Saturday, November 1, 10:30 to 11:30 am, Marina “Bee ” Bertelli will show us how to make an emollient lip balm using organic Eldorado beeswax, herbs and oils–including lavender. 67 more words


Herbs of the Zodiac

Aries- Garlic, hemp, marjoram, mustard seed, Angelica root

Taurus- Coltsfoot, dandelion, sage, thyme, patchouli, cedar

Gemini- Caraway seed, lavender, mandrake, vervain , witch hazel, mugwort, wormwood, spearmint… 56 more words

Growing Herbs

Fall Harvest: Aloysia citrodora, Lemon verbena

Lemon verbena is a little shrub with beautiful lemony smelling leaves!

I love the leaves dried and made into tea. I’ve also used said tea to make soap before! 6 more words


Day 989 - BPAL's Zephyr

Name:   Zephyr

Manufacturer:  Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab – Bewitching Brews

Scent Description and Notes: “Zephyr — A gentle white scent, breezes laced with the scent of springtime blooms and citrus. 204 more words